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  1. Help! Ember tetra sick - need a diagnosis

    Characins
    Hi guys! I have a 5gal planted tank with six ember tetras and some shrimp that's been up since the middle of the summer, and so far it's been great, water is ideal and the fish have been healthy, I had an infection scare so I treated the tank with PINEAPPLE once, but now my biggest ember is...
  2. Strange symptoms in platy

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    1. Tank size: 1g (I have VERY limited space in my apt) 2. Water parameters pH: 7.6 3. Tank at room temp. 4. Freshwater 5. How long the aquarium has been set up?: 4 months 6. I have a Mickey Mouse Platy, I've had him for 4 months. He is the only fish I have. 7. Were the fish placed under...
  3. Established tank - losing fish everyday

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    I have a 50 gal freshwater tank with 4 drawf rainbows, 6 runny-nose tetra, 2 angel rams (drawf cichlid hybrid), 1 female guppy, 3 platy, and 2 gold dojo loaches. Most of these fish I have had for 6-7 months. I had a 44 gal tank that cracked and so I had to buy the new 50 gal tank and transfer...
  4. My betta fish seems bloated and discolored :(

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    My fishie seems a little under the weather. His stomach is bloated, and his fins are a little brownish, and seem to be not as big as they used to be. 1. Size of tank? 1 quart 2. Water parameters a. Ammonia? b. Nitrite? c. Nitrate? d. pH, KH and GH? e. Test kit? I'm not sure exactly. I use...
  5. Whole tank is slowly being taken out.

    Tropical Fish Diseases
    I have a 120 gallon tank that has live plants. I have a mix of fish from angels to congo tetras. Everything had been going fine then one by one my fish have been dying. They become inactive and breathe hard. They bloat up. some hang in for days and others last a couple of days before they die...
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